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#1 fredstar

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 04:32 AM

Rory just posted a boomerang clip on his Instagram.

No more spikes on the LC!!

Seems it is the Vapor and not the 5.

Edited by fredstar, 25 October 2016 - 09:31 PM.

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 04:37 AM

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 04:43 AM

Well done Lesmond, just trying to work out how to add the pics.
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 05:10 AM

Quite like the design of them, never had spikeless shoes before so will be interested to see the grip pattern that these have.
Guessing the tick on the toe will split opinion once again.
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 05:56 AM

Sign me up, the LCV look great

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 06:08 AM

LC + Spikeless = for sure buy
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 06:39 AM

Really like that the Swoosh looks smaller than the LC4, even though the LC4 Swoosh didn't really bother me,  but I just recently got turned on to the Chukkas so don't see me picking up the LC5 for a while.
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 07:48 AM


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Posted 25 October 2016 - 09:01 AM

Great pics, thanks! Can't wait to see how they look on-feet and how they perform.
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 09:22 AM

Those will be my next white golf shoes, replacing my faithful TW13.

Do we know the release date yet?

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 09:26 AM

But that sole is not that durable..? How about grip in the rain?
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 09:29 AM

I guess I'm the minority in here....Not a fan of these. Not interested in spikeless and the lines/graphics on the side just don't look right to me. I'm sure they are comfortable though!

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 09:44 AM

Hope the toe box is wider than the LC4
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 10:24 AM

View PostKonklifer, on 25 October 2016 - 09:44 AM, said:

Hope the toe box is wider than the LC4

Did you try a wide size in the LC4?  

Wide size + Flywire lacing = perfect fit.
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 10:29 AM

Spikeless shoes are for folks in Sun City...I want a golf shoe with some spikes.

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No way Rory wears a spikeless when it counts.


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Posted 25 October 2016 - 10:49 AM

I only keep my shoes for a few months anyways so I'm down with these
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 10:56 AM

This is the same traction they used the Flyknit Elites this year....it will replace spikes for most Nike shoes down the road I assume.
Rory will definitely ride these all year.

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 11:00 AM

View PostBsgolf53, on 25 October 2016 - 10:29 AM, said:

Spikeless shoes are for folks in Sun City...I want a golf shoe with some spikes.

Nike Golf where are you headed?

No way Rory wears a spikeless when it counts.


He wore the Chukkas alot last year. He also wore the Air Maxs a couple of times
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 11:03 AM

Might be my tournament shoe for next year. This year it was the HyperFlex, year before that was TW13s.


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Posted 25 October 2016 - 11:18 AM

View PostSantiago Golf, on 25 October 2016 - 11:00 AM, said:

View PostBsgolf53, on 25 October 2016 - 10:29 AM, said:

Spikeless shoes are for folks in Sun City...I want a golf shoe with some spikes.

Nike Golf where are you headed?

No way Rory wears a spikeless when it counts.


He wore the Chukkas alot last year. He also wore the Air Maxs a couple of times

Not in the majors and not in the playoffs.


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Posted 25 October 2016 - 11:31 AM

Easy Pass for me. Im an old fart, I like my swoosh on the side where it belongs.
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 11:35 AM

 Bsgolf53, on 25 October 2016 - 11:18 AM, said:

 Santiago Golf, on 25 October 2016 - 11:00 AM, said:

 Bsgolf53, on 25 October 2016 - 10:29 AM, said:

Spikeless shoes are for folks in Sun City...I want a golf shoe with some spikes.

Nike Golf where are you headed?

No way Rory wears a spikeless when it counts.


He wore the Chukkas alot last year. He also wore the Air Maxs a couple of times

Not in the majors and not in the playoffs.

not to mention his version of the air max shoes had special spikes attached to them, so they weren't exactly a spikeless.

and he was also slated to wear the flyknit lunar elites when they launched, but scraped that idea for the LC4's. The tread pattern is the same, so unless he feels more comfortable with them, i can see a special spiked edition for rory.

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 12:13 PM

Like these a lot.  I'm going to have to try these out next year.

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 12:35 PM

not bad....except for that pathetic tick on the front....absolutely ridiculous!!!
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 12:48 PM

Are these the LC5s? Was seeing on instagram people were calling them Lunar Control Vapor... is that a name change or a different spikeless shoe?

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 01:01 PM

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 01:06 PM

Much better pic here: https://twitter.com/...975448536580096

I like the looks of them.
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 01:11 PM

 jml4, on 25 October 2016 - 12:48 PM, said:

Are these the LC5s? Was seeing on instagram people were calling them Lunar Control Vapor... is that a name change or a different spikeless shoe?

These appear to be the LC Vapor.
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Posted 25 October 2016 - 01:21 PM

http://news.nike.com...r-control-vapor

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 01:26 PM

 QMany, on 25 October 2016 - 09:22 AM, said:

Those will be my next white golf shoes, replacing my faithful TW13.

Do we know the release date yet?

The Nike Lunar Control Vapor, available in men’s and women’s sizing, will first be available in the United States in limited colorways via the Nike+ App on November 22. Additional colorways will launch on nike.com on November 25.


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